Association of Bariatric Surgery and Risk of Cancer in Patients With Morbid Obesity

Syed I. Khalid, MD; Samantha Maasarani, MD, MPH; Julia Wiegmann, MSCR; Aaron L. Wiegmann, MD, MS; Adan Z. Becerra, PhD; Philip Omotosho, MD; Alfonso Torquati, MD


Annals of Surgery. 2022;275(1):1-6. 

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Postoperative cancer rates were significantly lower in obese patients undergoing VSG or RYGB compared to bariatric-eligible patients without any surgical intervention.